Dr Mohamed Abdel Hakim Mohamed ZoeirChairman of Shari’a Board
Dr Mohamed Abdel Hakim Mohamed Zoeir is Member of the Shari’a Board of Amlak Finance PJSC since March 2004. He is also member of the Fatwa and Shari’a supervisory Boards of various other leading Islamic finance institutions and Islamic banks in the GCC and the wider MENA region.
At Amlak, Dr Zoeir oversees execution of Shari’a Board’s Resolutions to ensure Shari’a compliance and reviews all new services and products. He supervises and guides Shari’a Auditors. He also oversees Zakat calculations, financial reports and conducts Shari’a training for Amlak staff.
Dr Zoeir has published numerous papers and research on Islamic finance including ‘Role of Shari’a Supervision in Developing Islamic Banking,’ ‘Relationship between Shari’a and Financial Supervision,’ ‘Islamic Banks and Traditional Banks (comparative study),’ ‘Monotheism as the Base of Economic Activity’ and ‘Islamic Banks, Theory and Practice’.
Dr Zoeir is a Lecturer at the Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies and other prominent UAE universities. He holds a Doctorate in Islamic Economics, a Masters Degree and a Diploma in Islamic Studies.